Sleep and Nocturnal Melatonin in Adults With Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) (ADHD)
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder||Device: One-night polysomnographic recordings|
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
|Official Title:||The Effects of Methylphenidate on Sleep Patterns in Adults With ADHD: An Open Label Polysomnographic Study|
- polysomnographic parameters [ Time Frame: one- night (day 1) ]
- sleep questionnaire [ Time Frame: one week ]mini sleep questionnaire
|Study Start Date:||August 2005|
|Study Completion Date:||May 2007|
|Primary Completion Date:||December 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Device: One-night polysomnographic recordings
One-night polysomnographic recordings before and during methylphenidate treatment.
Previous studies in children with Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) have described the effect of stimulants on sleep patterns. However the data on adults with ADHD is sparse.
The aim of this study is to investigate the effects of methylphenidate on sleep in adults with ADHD using polysomnographic parameters.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01329510
|Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|
|Zrifin, Israel, 70300|
|Study Director:||Michael Khaigrekht, MD||Memory, Attention And Learning Disabilities Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|
|Study Director:||Ran Shorer, M.A.||Memory, Attention And Learning Disabilities Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|
|Study Director:||Martin Rabey, MD||Neurology Department , Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|
|Principal Investigator:||Itzhak Shpirer, MD||Sleep And Snoring Clinic, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|
|Study Director:||Shoky Shavit, M.A||Memory, Attention And Learning Disabilities Clinic, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center|